Top 10 Most Populated Cities In The World
The universe or a globe is expanding days on days, isn’t it? The term population means a number of people are live together in one place. These people are known as inhabitants and residents. In fastly advancing modern world, in which people now have entrance to life-extending medicines and mass-produced food, modern cities have become the centres for these scientific and technological improvements. There are totally 7.29 billion people living on this globe according to United States Census Bureau (USCB). So, on this website, we have mentioned the top 10 most populated cities in the world.
Dhaka is the largest city and is the capital of Bangladesh. It is one of the largest cities in the world having a population of about 12 million (12,043,977)people. Dhaka city is surrounded by the Buriganga River, Turag River, Dhaleshwari River and Shitalakshya River. Dhaka is the major economic, political and cultural centre of Bangladesh means in another word it is a kind of hub for economic and cultural activities of the nation. This Dhaka city having a population density of 8,229/km2. Dhaka city ranks tenth on the list of most populated cities in the world.
Moscow is the biggest and capital city of Russia. It is the most populous city in Russia with 12.2(12,197,596) million inhabitants. Moscow is identified as a ‘Russian federal city’. Moscow is the crucial centre for economy, culture, politics and scientific research in both region Russia as well as in Eastern Europe region. It has a population density of 4,859/km2. Moscow is one of the most fastest growing tourists places throughout the world. Moscow is the northernmost and coldest metro-city on the globe. Moscow ranks second on our list of top 10 most populated cities in the world.
Mumbai is the capital city of Maharashtra state of India. Mumbai is also spelled or known as ‘Bombay’. It is the most populous city in India. Mumbai is situated on the Konkan coast on the west coast of India and has a deep natural harbour which makes it a major hub for business in India. Mumbai having an enormous population density of 21,000/km2. It is one of the top ten commercial hubs on the globe. Mumbai is considered the great port for financial and commercial activity. Mumbai ranks third on our list having a population of 12.47 million(12,478,447).
Guangzhou is the capital and most populous city in the state of Guangdong in southern China which is located on the Pearl River. Previously, Guangzhou was known as ‘Canton’. The period between October and November is the best to visit Guangzhou. Alternatively, the month of April and May are also good for a visit. At present, it becomes a major centre and best transportation port. With an astonishing population density of 1,900/km2, which is the chief manufacturing regions in China. It ranks fourth on the list has a population is 12.7 million (12,700,800).
Lagos is one of the world’s largest cities and is the most populated city in Nigeria. Lagos is a prime financial hub in Africa and the megacity has the highest Gross Domestic Product. It is one of the largest and busiest hubs on the continent. Currently, Lagos is also called as “Metropolitan Lagos” and officially known as “Lagos Metropolitan Area”. Lagos is the sixth most rapidly growing city in the entire world having a population of 13.4 million (13,400,000) inhabitants.
Istanbul is the most populated city in Turkey. Historically, it is known as Constantinople and Byzantium. Istanbul is a transcontinental city in Eurasia, between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea. It is the economic, cultural, and historic port of Turkey. The climate of Istanbul is warmer, drier and less affected by humidity. Istanbul is one of the most populous cities all over the world and ranks as the world’s fifth-largest city with a population of 14.4 million (14,377,019) residents and having a population density of 2,767/km2.
Tianjin is a metro city in northern coastal Mainland China and one of the four national central cities of the country. Tianjin is also known as ‘Tientsin’ in English. One major thing about Tianjin is that it is also famous for tourism. Binhai is the new urban area which is a rapidly growing part of Tianjin in terms of industrial, financial and economic activity. Tianjin is considered the biggest coastal city in northern China. Tianjin is the most populated cities in all over the globe and ranks fourth on the list with a total population is 14.7 million (14,722,100).
Beijing is the capital city of China and the world’s most populous city. Beijing is the second largest Chinese city and it is a great port for politics, economy, education, history, culture, and technology. Beijing is a metro- city rich in history, due to combining both modern and traditional architecture. Beijing formerly spelled as ‘Peking’. Beijing is also a crucial hub for the national highway, railway, expressway, and high-speed rail networks. This world’s most populous city Beijing was the largest city with a population density of 1,300/km2. It ranks third on the list has a population is 21.5 million (21,516,000).
Karachi is the largest city and is a capital of the Pakistani region of Sindh. This biggest city Karachi is also known as ‘City of Lights’ for its amazing or beautiful bright nightlife. Karachi is the main business centre or it considered as a home to all the business activities in the nation such as trading, banking or economy. Karachi is also a vital centre of higher education in the Muslim world. and having a population density of 6,663/km2. Karachi is the second most populous city in the world having a population of 23.5 million (23,500,000).
Shanghai is one of the world’s largest cities and one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China. Shanghai is one of the most populated in the world with having enormous population density is 3,800/km2. The city has become an economic hub and home to the busiest hub of the world. Shanghai also attracts thousands of tourists or visitors, for its charming pleasing beauty. Many historical places are also available in the Shanghai. It is the most populous city in China with an estimated city proper population of 24 million (24,150,000) and hence it ranks first on our list of top 10 most populated cities in the world.